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Rep. Karen Handel

Representative for Georgia’s 6th District

Handel, a Republican, is the representative for Georgia's 6th congressional district (view map) and has served since Jun 26, 2017. Handel is next up for reelection in 2018.


Ratings from Advocacy Organizations

Americans for Prosperity: 100%

Committee Membership

Karen Handel sits on the following committees:

Voting Record

Key Votes

Handel’s Vote Vote Description
Yea H.R. 3180: Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018
Jul 24, 2017. Failed 241/163.
H.R. 3180 authorizes appropriations for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the U.S. government for fiscal year 2018. The bill authorizes funds for the intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the: Office of the Director of National Intelligence; Central Intelligence Agency; Department of Defense; Defense Intelligence Agency; ...
Yea H.R. 2825: DHS Authorization Act of 2017
Jul 20, 2017. Passed 386/41.
H.R. 2825 authorizes the activities of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and provides necessary oversight and guidance to the Department to ensure that it is effectively carrying out the mission of securing the homeland. A full section-by-section of the legislation can be found here ...

Missed Votes

From Jun 2017 to Nov 2017, Handel missed 0 of 314 roll call votes, which is 0.0%. This is better than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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